A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Sho’rchi in Uzbekistan. Event id: us2000a2r3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a2r3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/07/17 / 2017-07-30 20:56:09 / July 30, 2017 @ 8:56 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:56:09 / 1:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 68.1715 East, latitude 37.9639 North, depth = 10 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Khodzha-Maston, Boysun, Yovon. Close country/countries that might be effected, Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop), Uzbekistan (c. 27 866 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 83 km (51 miles) from Dushanbe (c. 679 400 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Denov (c. 69 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Qŭrghonteppa (c. 65 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Tursunzoda (c. 38 000 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Boysun (c. 25 100 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Sho’rchi (c. 24 900 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hisor (c. 24 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 33 km E of Sho’rchi, Uzbekistan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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